What is kitchen chemistry?

Nov 1, 2017
There are many similarities between cooking and a chemical experiment. Both cooks and chemists mix ingredients to get a desired end result. But an understanding of chemistry can also help us explain many other things around food and even help improve our food. From tastes, smells, and health safety, Chemistry has been a part of our lives for much longer that we have even called it chemistry. Take a look at some of the chemical reactions taking place while cooking!

Watch this short youtube video on how chemistry affects our daily lives, and how research can help us to a better future!

A joint project between Molecular Frontiers, Chalmers University of Technology, University of Gothenburg and Universeum. They worked together with film company Untamed Science to launch this great video.